Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.
The living document builds off the administration's push for a more open government.
Studies estimate that for every federal dollar spent on NASA, the economy is boosted by as much as $14.
An update to the Defense Department’s cloud computing strategy aims to decentralize the process for purchasing commercial cloud solutions
The Marshals also are testing a small number of Windows 8 tablets and Android-based smartphones.
Lapses in cybersecurity leave hospital records and patients' medical devices open to exploitation.
Problems with a backup system are preventing Pentagon from recovering Forge.mil.
Unclear rules about sharing phone data with researchers hamper wider adoption.
Big Data Pitfall -- Too Much Organizing, Not Enough Analyzing
Through data virtualization, federal agencies can handle – and benefit from – ...
Will Robots Replace Human Security Guards in Silicon Valley?
This five-foot, 300-pound robot features an autonomous technology platform ...
Even with the DATA Act, the Forecast for Transparency Remains Murky
Even after passage of the Data Act, it’s far from clear we’ll end up ...
DHS Set to Destroy Governmentwide Network Surveillance Records
"Einstein" critics are happy to see the metadata go, but not about ...
The Number of Works Licensed Under Creative Commons Will Surpass 1 Billion by 2015
The number of creations under open 'Creative Commons' ...
Lawmaker Says NSA Should End Phone Spying On Its Own
Senate Republicans blocked a bill to restrict domestic surveillance. But Rep. Adam ...
Parsing Rand Paul’s ‘No’ Vote on NSA Reform
The libertarian says his opposition to a Senate bill protected Americans’ privacy. Privacy ...
Senate Vote to Rein in NSA Spying Falls Short
The defeat marks an abrupt setback for the post-Snowden movement to curb U.S. spying practices.
White House ‘Strongly Supports’ Bill to Curb NSA Phone-Spying
A key vote on the measure is looming.
Why NSA Surveillance Threatens Silicon Valley
A new study finds a vast majority of Americans trust neither the government nor tech companies ...